Physician’s Footwear Earns Facility Accreditation from the American Board for Certification
Published Wednesday November 4, 2015
Physicians Footwear, owned by Foot and Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic, LLC (“FASMA”) podiatrist Dr. David Levine, DPM, C.Ped, in Frederick, Maryland, has received Accreditation from the American Board for Certification, which has been providing facility accreditation since 1948.
ABC’s evaluation of Physician’s Footwear includes a thorough review of the physical facility and the quality of patient care. ABC interviews both staff and patients and conducts a review of organizational documents, including records of patient care.
“Receiving Accreditation is a significant achievement, one that recognizes outstanding performance by Physicians Footwear,” says Catherine A. Carter, Executive Director of ABC. “The Facility owners should be commended for their commitment to providing quality care to the people in the community.”
Founded in 1948, ABC is dedicated to improving the quality of the nation’s orthotic and pedorthic care through accreditation and certification. ABC encourages facilities to meet or exceed quality standards through accreditation and the teaching of quality improvement concepts.
Physician’s Footwear offers professional shoe fitting featuring brands Dansko, SAS, Brooks, and Aetrex, just to name a few, along with on-site orthopedic shoe modification and orthotic lab services. Physician’s Footwear also participates in the Medicare diabetic shoe program, offering expert fitting from our large inventory of footwear.
“We are extremely pleased to have achieved this designation,“ states Dr. David Levine, DPM, C.Ped, owner. “Accreditation is a rigorous process, but one that we welcome as a continual quality improvement mechanism. Earning ABC accreditation is another measure of our excellence as a premier provider of pedorthic and podiatry care and reflects our commitment to our patients.”
Dr. Levine’s podiatry practice is located in Frederick, Maryland, where he has practiced since 1989. In addition to his podiatry office, his facility includes a gait analysis lab and orthotic lab.